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Risk and Internal Controls Intern

Description

.Acara solutions is looking for Risk and Internal Controls Intern for our Client located in Alpharetta, GA
  • As an intern, you will be part of a dynamic team whose main objectives are to provide transparency to the executive management within the region over the effectiveness of its internal controls.
  • While working in this department, you will have the unique opportunity to obtain a comprehensive overview on how a Fortune 500 international conglomerate manages its risks through internal controls, establishing a solid foundation for your future career.
  • You will be supporting a team of internal control specialists who are responsible for managing the design and operating effectiveness of internal controls across all businesses and corporate functions.
  • You will come in close contact with a wide range of processes, including but not limited to Accounting, Procurement, Sales, HR, Taxes, Legal, EHS, Quality Management, Project Management and other areas.
  • You will gain a deeper understanding on how to identify key risks, why they are so important and how to potentially prevent them as you enter new roles within the company in the future.
  • Lastly, we offer our interns the unique opportunity to interact with all levels of management, support functions and even other regions - all of which is great exposure for their career!
  • Support the head of department and the internal control specialists with:
  • Defining scope and applicability of key controls
  • Ensuring coverage of all risk attributes for applicable control requirements (including helping to get them updated in our central database).
  • Driving Deficiency Remediation through regular monitoring and updating on the status.
  • Consulting process owners in process improvement projects under the supervision of the Internal Control Specialist.
  • Preparing assessments and helping to track the status of testing.
  • Perform quality checks on assessment results.
  • Preparing slides with overviews of key information.
  • Developing “efficiency” and “automatiteon” projects, e.g. creating tools, video tutorials on RIC methodology (part of YouTube like training concept).

Requirements

.Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in Risk and Internal Controls Intern (Consulting/Assurance function)
  • Must be an undergrad student Junior or Senior preferred
  • Strong Power Point and Excel (e.g. VLOOKP, automation formulas, macros)
  • Strong communication / presentation skills
  • Analytical
  • Process minded
  • Consulting-like (ability to present and convince key stakeholders to come to a common solution)
  • Motivated team player (think outside of the box)
  • Preferred Skills / Qualifications:
  • Finance or Accounting major
  • Additional Information:
  • Upon offer of employment, the individual will be subject to a background check and a drug screen.
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    Job Snapshot

    Location US-GA-Alpharetta
    Employment Type Contractor
    Pay Type Year
    Pay Rate N/A
    Store Type Admin - Clerical, Finance
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    Company Overview

    Acara Solutions

    Acara understands that finding that rewarding next step along your career path can be challenging. We also understand the legwork that goes into being your career advocate. Our award-winning recruiters focus on the candidate experience, getting to know you and your goals, both long- and short-term. They get to know your skills and your growth trajectory so that they not only can represent you in front of our more than 1,000 customers with opportunities across North America, but also connect you with the best-fit role. After all, optimal workforce experiences come when employees are matched with companies who need—and value—their skills and contributions. Learn More

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    US-GA-Alpharetta
    Ashton Marshall
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    Description

    .Acara solutions is looking for Risk and Internal Controls Intern for our Client located in Alpharetta, GA
    • As an intern, you will be part of a dynamic team whose main objectives are to provide transparency to the executive management within the region over the effectiveness of its internal controls.
    • While working in this department, you will have the unique opportunity to obtain a comprehensive overview on how a Fortune 500 international conglomerate manages its risks through internal controls, establishing a solid foundation for your future career.
    • You will be supporting a team of internal control specialists who are responsible for managing the design and operating effectiveness of internal controls across all businesses and corporate functions.
    • You will come in close contact with a wide range of processes, including but not limited to Accounting, Procurement, Sales, HR, Taxes, Legal, EHS, Quality Management, Project Management and other areas.
    • You will gain a deeper understanding on how to identify key risks, why they are so important and how to potentially prevent them as you enter new roles within the company in the future.
    • Lastly, we offer our interns the unique opportunity to interact with all levels of management, support functions and even other regions - all of which is great exposure for their career!
    • Support the head of department and the internal control specialists with:
    • Defining scope and applicability of key controls
    • Ensuring coverage of all risk attributes for applicable control requirements (including helping to get them updated in our central database).
    • Driving Deficiency Remediation through regular monitoring and updating on the status.
    • Consulting process owners in process improvement projects under the supervision of the Internal Control Specialist.
    • Preparing assessments and helping to track the status of testing.
    • Perform quality checks on assessment results.
    • Preparing slides with overviews of key information.
    • Developing “efficiency” and “automatiteon” projects, e.g. creating tools, video tutorials on RIC methodology (part of YouTube like training concept).

    Requirements

    .Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in Risk and Internal Controls Intern (Consulting/Assurance function)
  • Must be an undergrad student Junior or Senior preferred
  • Strong Power Point and Excel (e.g. VLOOKP, automation formulas, macros)
  • Strong communication / presentation skills
  • Analytical
  • Process minded
  • Consulting-like (ability to present and convince key stakeholders to come to a common solution)
  • Motivated team player (think outside of the box)
  • Preferred Skills / Qualifications:
  • Finance or Accounting major
  • Additional Information:
  • Upon offer of employment, the individual will be subject to a background check and a drug screen.
  • Go Beyond. www.superiorjobs.com.
    EEO Employer - Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity.
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